Kevin J. Roberts

My name is Kevin J. Roberts, and I've made it my focus to transform lives for the better. Whether it's through ADHD or academic support, cyber addiction coaching, public speaking engagements and seminars, or my numerous books and articles, I help my clients unlock their inherent potential to change the world.

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Resources

PTSD and Me

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NOTE:  I have not posted recently because of a fire at my house.  I am healing from that catastrophe, and writing about the event is part of the process.  This is the first installment in what I hope will eventually comprise a short book.  I really am looking forward to your comments!

I woke up at 5:30 in the morning on September 19, 2012.  A strange smell had invaded my slumber.  I insta…

My Teacher Doesn’t Like Me

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As the school year begins, it is important to observe your child’s feelings about his or her teacher. The relationship that is forged this first month can be crucial to the rest of the school year, and, of course, the relationships students have with teachers make a major impact on self-perception, self-esteem, and confidence. ADHD children have a much higher likelihood of falling into the trap…

The Real Screen Addicts of Silicon Valley…and Beyond

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Whenever I speak at a conference, someone always asks me to weigh in on the controversy surrounding whether or not to label excessive cyber behaviors as addiction.  I usually begin to tackle such questions by sharing conversations I have had with video game designers, marketing strategists, and industry executives.  These people understand how the brain works, and they use this knowledge to desi…

11 Tornadoes in One Month!

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“Phil, he had 11 tornadoes for the month of April,” Becca told her husband.  Phil had no idea what she was talking about.  “What, are they studying the weather?” Phil asked.  “No,” Becca fired back, her face snarled.  “The teacher has a chart at the front of the room with every child’s name on it.  They get a daily grade for their behavior. Most kids get a ‘partly sunny…

Connection Addiction on Ohio Public Radio – July 18, 2012

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Connection addiction: a look at the impact of the Internet on the brain.
I will be on All Sides with Ann Fisher on July 18th, 2012. The full line up is below:
Guests

Dr. Gary Small, Director, Longevity Center, Semel Institute for Neuroscience & Human Behavior, UCLA;
Dr. Pauline Wallin, member and past President, Media Psychology Division, American Psychological Association;
Kevi…